Highland Little Hump Spring Ale | Highland Brewing

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272 Ratings
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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Highland Brewing
North Carolina, United States
highlandbrewing.com

Style: American Pale Ale (APA)

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.50%

Availability: Spring

Notes / Commercial Description:
This American Pale Ale is meticulously handcrafted for full floral hop aroma and flavor. Brewed with grains from America's heartland - Simcoe for bittering, Amarillo and Cascade (both dry hopped) for aromatics - this beer finishes crisp and clean. Have a few and your freshly mowed lawn will still have arrow-straight lines.

32 IBU

Added by thagr81us on 02-11-2011

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Ratings:
272
Reviews:
82
Avg:
3.81
pDev:
14.44%
 
 
Wants:
6
Gots:
26
For Trade:
0
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Ratings: 272 |  Reviews: 82
Photo of Irish57
3.75/5  rDev -1.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of tlema1
3.25/5  rDev -14.7%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Overly bitter for the style, I wasn't a big fan

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Photo of M_C_Hampton
3.06/5  rDev -19.7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 2.5 | overall: 3

A: light golden with a thick white head that lingers leaving some lacing, clear

S: light citrus, orange, pineapple

T: not much flavor, light grapefruit hops, bitterness is ok

M: thin, watery, low carbonation

M: jumped on the "session" IPA bandwagon

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Photo of walkinginplace
3.65/5  rDev -4.2%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Lovely85
3.62/5  rDev -5%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.5

Malty with some grassy hops, kind of bland overall. A dry, slightly astringent finish. Drinkable but not particularly enjoyable I don't think I will be trying this again.

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Photo of addiwilliams
3.88/5  rDev +1.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Goatdavemac
3.49/5  rDev -8.4%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of wethorseblanket
3.74/5  rDev -1.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of VeganUndead
3.34/5  rDev -12.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Notacraftdrinker
3.8/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Harvest06
4.25/5  rDev +11.5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Dry with Amarillo and Cascade. A nice refreshing session summer pale ale.

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Photo of AlexFields
3/5  rDev -21.3%

Photo of One1Asterisk
4/5  rDev +5%

Photo of Crimkj
3.99/5  rDev +4.7%

Photo of DrMindbender
3/5  rDev -21.3%

Photo of spycow
3.5/5  rDev -8.1%

Photo of Titanium147
3/5  rDev -21.3%

Photo of Squacher
4.25/5  rDev +11.5%

Photo of BBS323
3/5  rDev -21.3%

Photo of HopintheSouth
3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

Photo of bmoraymond
3.99/5  rDev +4.7%

Photo of jaredtp
4/5  rDev +5%

Photo of ckr1451
3.75/5  rDev -1.6%

Photo of Tucquan
3.25/5  rDev -14.7%

Photo of mdw0110
4/5  rDev +5%

Highland Little Hump Spring Ale from Highland Brewing
3.81 out of 5 based on 272 ratings.
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